Trapping-mediated and direct dissociative chemisorption of methane on Ir(110): A comparison

Seets, D.C.; Wheeler, M.C.; Mullins, C.B.
September 1997
Journal of Chemical Physics;9/8/1997, Vol. 107 Issue 10, p3986
Academic Journal
Discusses the study of dissociative chemisorption and physical adsorption of methane on iridium(110) using molecular-beam and bulb gas techniques. Initial dissociative chemisorption probability; Evidence of a trapping-mediated pathway for methane dissociation on any surface.


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